MEDIA RELEASE 25th FEBRUARY, 2014

 

Two arrests for Murder

 

Police have arrested and charged two male suspects with Murder in relation to the death of a 44 years old Chinese male who was found dead at his electrical workshop on the One Way Road at Kolofo’ou around on 15th June 2012

 

Police arrested a 28 years old Tongan male on Monday 24th and he is remanded in custody to the 11th of March, 2014. They made the second arrests this morning Tuesday 25th of a 33 years old Chinese male and he is also remanded in custody until 11th June 2014.

 

The Criminal Investigation continues.

 

Homicide at Halaleva

 

            Police now confirmed the name of the deceased who died Friday 21 February, 2014 at Vaiola Hospital as 31 years old male Dao Zin He, a Chinese National.

 

He was taken to the Hospital after he was found unconscious at his shop located in Halaleva along the By-Pass Road on Thursday 20th February, 2014 at around 11:30 hrs.

 

An autopsy has been completed and Police are awaiting report while they are still examining other evidence.

 

No arrest has been made in relation to this incident but Police is interest on any information from anyone who saw anything or was at this area at the material time.

 

The Criminal Investigation continues.

 

 Viliami ‘Unga Fa’aoa

Acting Police Commissioner